Why Koro-sensei is My Favourite Superhero

When people think of superheroes, the obvious choices probably spring to mind: Superman, Batman, Spider-Man, Donkey Kong etc. But I can say, quite sincerely, that Koro-sensei of Assassination Classroom is my favourite superhero. And not just that, he’s one of my all-time favourite fictional characters too.   If you can spare a minute, please read […]Read More

Mother Retrospective – A Look Back at One of Nintendo’s

When people think of the big Nintendo names, they probably think of Mario, Link, Chunky Kong, and all of the others that we’ve come to love over the years. Not enough people will say Ninten, Ness, or Lucas.       The Mother series is one of Nintendo’s crowning achievements and it’s a terrible shame […]Read More

New Donk City – The Latest in a Proud Line

The Super Mario Odyssey trailer has doubtlessly made a lot of people very excited – including Donkey Kong fans. The game looks like it’s going to be fantastic, but what a lot of you may not have realised is that the realistic city which Mario was running around in was called New Donk City and […]Read More

Wild Gunman Comes to the Virtual Console – The Nintendo

So we’re now officially living in the future. I’m sure most of you already know this, but Wednesday the 21st of October 2015 was the date that Marty McFly and Dr. Emmet Brown travelled to in Back to the Future Part II and so everyone’s been quite excited about that. Including Nintendo! Yes, to celebrate […]Read More

Prototype Donkey Kong Country Info Revealed

If you were to ask me what the best SNES game was, I’d have a hard time choosing between the three Donkey Kong Country games. This trilogy was a fantastic way to breathe new life into the Donkey Kong series and is just as enjoyable today as when it was released. As such, it’s very […]Read More

Four Mario Kart Clone Characters I’d Like To See

While I don’t doubt that they have their fans, the likes of Baby Rosalina, Metal Mario, Tanooki Mario and Pink Gold Peach are generally pretty unpopular choices for Mario Kart characters. Nonetheless, each new game gives us more ‘clone’ characters, and I use the word clone literally to mean another version of the same person. […]Read More

Details on the Latest Super Smash Bros. DLC

On Sunday Nintendo gave a short presentation on new content for Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS / Wii U and there were a fair few pleasant surprises on show! If you missed it, or don’t have time to watch it, don’t worry because we’ve got an itemised list of everything just for you.   […]Read More

Eathbound Beginnings: Mother is Finally Getting a Western Release

While they haven’t yet given their main presentation, Nintendo have still made some announcements for E3. One of the most exciting so far is that Mother the 1989 Famicom game which had never seen release outside of Japan, is finally going to be made available on Western shores! Retitled EarthBound Beginnings the game has been […]Read More

Two New Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem Screenshots Revealed

We know that Shin Megami Tensei x Fire Emblem is one of the games that Nintendo are going to show in a week’s time at their E3 conference. So far we’ve had a teaser, one excellent trailer and today we’ve gotten two new screen shots. So here they are, for your enjoyment!       […]Read More

Game Theory’s Gorilla Sized Mistake in the Mario Timeline

I have to admit, one of the things I love about Nintendo’s mode of storytelling is the way they leave a lot to the imagination. Yes, I know, this could also be seen as a criticism, but I’ve had countless hours’ fun with fellow fans discussing the way that various Nintendo series work and fit […]Read More